PDF Solutions Company Profile (NASDAQ:PDFS)

About PDF Solutions (NASDAQ:PDFS)

PDF Solutions logoPDF Solutions, Inc. is a provider of infrastructure technologies and services for integrated circuits (IC). The Company's technologies and services focus on the IC manufacturing process life cycle. It operates in the segment of licensing and implementation of yield improvement solutions for integrated circuit manufacturers. The Company's solutions combine software, test chips, an electrical wafer test system, methodologies and professional services. The Company has developed solutions for yield simulation, analysis, loss detection, and improvement. Its characterization vehicle infrastructure (CVi) enables customers to electrically characterize the manufacturing process, and establish fail-rate information needed to calibrate manufacturing yield models and prioritize yield improvement activities. Its Exensio YieldAware solution combines software and services to enable customers to collect and combine product test data and equipment signals during production.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Computer and Technology
  • Industry: Semiconductor Equipment & Testing - NEC
  • Sub-Industry: Semiconductor Equipment
  • Symbol: NASDAQ:PDFS
  • CUSIP: 69328210
  • Web: www.pdf.com
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: $620.98 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 32,142,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $17.23
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $20.19
  • 52 Week Range: $14.03 - $24.44
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 85.33
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 20.77
  • P/E Growth: 1.79
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $106.67 million
  • Price / Sales: 5.82
  • Book Value: $6.33 per share
  • Price / Book: 3.05
Profitability:
  • EBIDTA: $13.54 million
  • Net Margins: 7.07%
  • Return on Equity: 4.31%
  • Return on Assets: 3.87%
Debt:
  • Current Ratio: 8.89%
  • Quick Ratio: 8.89%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 198,168 shs.
  • Beta: 1.49
  • Short Ratio: 10.28
 

Frequently Asked Questions for PDF Solutions (NASDAQ:PDFS)

What is PDF Solutions' stock symbol?

PDF Solutions trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "PDFS."

How were PDF Solutions' earnings last quarter?

PDF Solutions, Inc. (NASDAQ:PDFS) released its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, April, 27th. The company reported $0.02 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.14 by $0.12. The firm had revenue of $24.30 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $27.03 million. PDF Solutions had a return on equity of 4.31% and a net margin of 7.07%. The firm's revenue for the quarter was down 3.2% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm earned $0.17 earnings per share. View PDF Solutions' Earnings History.

Where is PDF Solutions' stock going? Where will PDF Solutions' stock price be in 2017?

3 brokers have issued 1-year price objectives for PDF Solutions' stock. Their predictions range from $22.00 to $30.00. On average, they anticipate PDF Solutions' share price to reach $26.00 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for PDF Solutions.

Who are some of PDF Solutions' key competitors?

Who are PDF Solutions' key executives?

PDF Solutions' management team includes the folowing people:

  • Lucio L. Lanza Ph.D., Independent Chairman of the Board
  • John K. Kibarian Ph.D., President, Chief Executive Officer, Director
  • Gregory C. Walker, Chief Financial Officer, Vice President - Finance
  • Cornelis D. Hartgring Ph.D., Vice President - Client Services and Sales
  • Kimon W. Michaels Ph.D., Vice President-Products and Solutions, Director
  • Kwang-Hyun Kim Ph.D., Vice President - Business Development, PDF Solutions Semiconductor Technology Korea Limited
  • Joseph R. Bronson, Independent Director
  • Marco Iansiti, Independent Director

Who owns PDF Solutions stock?

PDF Solutions' stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Thomson Horstmann & Bryant Inc. (1.32%), Capital Impact Advisors LLC (0.17%) and Aperio Group LLC (0.05%). Company insiders that own PDF Solutions stock include Cornelis Hartgring, Gregory C Walker, Kwangh Kim, Lucio Lanza and R Stephen Heinrichs. View Institutional Ownership Trends for PDF Solutions.

Who sold PDF Solutions stock? Who is selling PDF Solutions stock?

PDF Solutions' stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Thomson Horstmann & Bryant Inc. and Capital Impact Advisors LLC. Company insiders that have sold PDF Solutions stock in the last year include Cornelis Hartgring, Gregory C Walker, Kwangh Kim and Lucio Lanza. View Insider Buying and Selling for PDF Solutions.

Who bought PDF Solutions stock? Who is buying PDF Solutions stock?

PDF Solutions' stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Aperio Group LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for PDF Solutions.

How do I buy PDF Solutions stock?

Shares of PDF Solutions can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is PDF Solutions' stock price today?

One share of PDF Solutions stock can currently be purchased for approximately $19.32.


MarketBeat Community Rating for PDF Solutions (NASDAQ PDFS)
Community Ranking:  2.1 out of 5 ( )
Outperform Votes:  42 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  58 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  100
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about PDF Solutions and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for PDF Solutions (NASDAQ:PDFS) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Hold Rating, 2 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.67)
Consensus Price Target: $26.00 (34.58% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for PDF Solutions (NASDAQ:PDFS)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
7/12/2017Craig HallumUpgradeHold -> Buy$22.00HighView Rating Details
4/28/2017Northland SecuritiesDowngradeOutperform -> Market PerformHighView Rating Details
10/13/2016DA DavidsonBoost Price TargetBuy$20.00 -> $30.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 7/22/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for PDF Solutions (NASDAQ:PDFS)
Earnings by Quarter for PDF Solutions (NASDAQ:PDFS)
Earnings History by Quarter for PDF Solutions (NASDAQ PDFS)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
4/27/2017Q1 2017$0.14$0.02$27.03 million$24.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/13/2017Q4 2016$0.17$0.17$28.33 million$28.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/27/2016Q3$0.17$0.17$26.49 million$27.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/28/2016Q2$0.18$0.17$25.66 million$26.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/28/2016Q1$0.17$0.17$25.14 million$25.08 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/11/2016Q415$0.14$0.18$23.50 million$24.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/29/2015Q315$0.19$0.18$24.13 million$23.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/30/2015Q215$0.08$0.18$22.30 million$23.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/30/2015Q1$0.32$0.26$31.03 million$26.82 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/5/2015Q4$0.24$0.29$25.06 million$26.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/23/2014Q3$0.04$0.20$22.00 million$22.41 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/28/2014Q2$0.31$0.28$27.90 million$24.61 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/24/2014Q114$0.29$0.30$26.50 million$27.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/5/2014Q4$0.19$0.19ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/24/2013Q2 2013$0.24$0.25$25.00 million$24.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for PDF Solutions (NASDAQ:PDFS)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.31
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20171$0.02$0.02$0.02
Q2 20171$0.06$0.06$0.06
Q3 20171$0.10$0.10$0.10
Q4 20171$0.13$0.13$0.13
Q1 20181$0.14$0.14$0.14
Q2 20181$0.17$0.17$0.17
Q4 20181$0.26$0.26$0.26
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Dividend History for PDF Solutions (NASDAQ:PDFS)
No dividend announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for PDF Solutions (NASDAQ:PDFS)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 16.20%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 77.45%
Insider Trades by Quarter for PDF Solutions (NASDAQ:PDFS)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for PDF Solutions (NASDAQ:PDFS)
Insider Trades by Quarter for PDF Solutions (NASDAQ:PDFS)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
6/9/2017Lucio LanzaDirectorSell45,000$17.57$790,650.00View SEC Filing  
5/24/2017Lucio LanzaDirectorSell30,000$16.50$495,000.00View SEC Filing  
5/18/2017Lucio LanzaDirectorSell15,000$16.61$249,150.00View SEC Filing  
12/6/2016Kwangh KimVPSell6,000$21.91$131,460.00View SEC Filing  
12/1/2016Kwangh KimVPSell6,000$23.00$138,000.00View SEC Filing  
11/8/2016Gregory C WalkerCFOSell6,229$19.85$123,645.65View SEC Filing  
9/12/2016Gregory C WalkerCFOSell2,665$15.90$42,373.50View SEC Filing  
8/9/2016Gregory C. WalkerCFOSell2,382$17.00$40,494.00View SEC Filing  
8/3/2016Cornelis HartgringVPSell15,631$16.66$260,412.46View SEC Filing  
8/2/2016Cornelis HartgringVPSell14,031$16.66$233,756.46View SEC Filing  
5/27/2016R Stephen HeinrichsDirectorBuy6,118$14.24$87,120.32View SEC Filing  
6/12/2015R Stephen HeinrichsDirectorSell35,000$16.48$576,800.00View SEC Filing  
2/23/2015Gregory C WalkerCFOSell117,401$17.52$2,056,865.52View SEC Filing  
2/20/2015Gregory C WalkerCFOSell13,852$33.60$465,427.20View SEC Filing  
2/11/2015Cornelis HartgringVPSell34,400$17.57$604,408.00View SEC Filing  
2/10/2015Cornelis HartgringVPSell65,600$17.48$1,146,688.00View SEC Filing  
5/13/2014Lucio LanzaDirectorSell32,000$19.00$608,000.00View SEC Filing  
2/20/2014Albert Yc YuDirectorSell7,501$22.25$166,897.25View SEC Filing  
2/11/2014Gregory C WalkerCFOSell2,319$23.11$53,592.09View SEC Filing  
11/8/2013Gregory C WalkerCFOSell4,292$22.80$97,857.60View SEC Filing  
9/11/2013Cornelis HartgringVPSell21,320$21.84$465,628.80View SEC Filing  
8/5/2013Cornelis HartgringVPSell3,997$21.43$85,655.71View SEC Filing  
8/2/2013Albert Yc YuDirectorSell5,257$21.05$110,659.85View SEC Filing  
8/1/2013Albert Yc YuDirectorSell3,490$20.56$71,754.40View SEC Filing  
8/1/2013Cornelis HartgringVPSell3,951$20.95$82,773.45View SEC Filing  
8/1/2013Gregory C WalkerCFOSell1,181$20.83$24,600.23View SEC Filing  
7/30/2013Cornelis HartgringVPSell15,028$20.98$315,287.44View SEC Filing  
6/7/2013Gregory C WalkerCFOSell1,086$18.28$19,852.08View SEC Filing  
5/30/2013Albert Yc YuDirectorSell2,313$18.50$42,790.50View SEC Filing  
4/30/2013Gregory C WalkerCFOSell2,688$17.05$45,830.40View SEC Filing  
8/23/2012Cornelis HartgringVPSell20,000$11.58$231,600.00View SEC Filing  
8/21/2012Cornelis HartgringVPSell10,000$11.20$112,000.00View SEC Filing  
8/20/2012Cornelis HartgringVPSell10,000$10.76$107,600.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Headline Trends for PDF Solutions (NASDAQ:PDFS)
Latest Headlines for PDF Solutions (NASDAQ:PDFS)
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DateHeadline
finance.yahoo.com logoPDF Solutions® Announces Second Fiscal Quarter 2017 Financial Results Release Date
finance.yahoo.com - July 19 at 2:13 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoReviewing PDF Solutions (NASDAQ:PDFS) & Ultra Clean Holdings (UCTT)
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 15 at 12:03 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoPDF Solutions, Inc.: Strong price momentum but will it sustain?
finance.yahoo.com - July 14 at 7:20 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to PDF Solutions, Inc. : July 13, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - July 14 at 7:20 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoPDF Solutions, Inc. (PDFS) Expected to Announce Quarterly Sales of $26.67 Million
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 13 at 1:25 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoPDF Solutions, Inc. – Value Analysis (NASDAQ:PDFS) : July 11, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - July 13 at 7:52 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoPDF Solutions, Inc. – Value Analysis (NASDAQ:PDFS) : July 11, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - July 13 at 7:52 AM
feeds.benzinga.com logo14 Biggest Mid-Day Gainers For Wednesday
feeds.benzinga.com - July 12 at 12:44 PM
feeds.benzinga.com logoPDF Solutions Adds Complete Device Traceability and Process Data Collection Through Assembly and Test to the Exensio® Platform With the ALPS™ Product Acquisition
feeds.benzinga.com - July 11 at 6:46 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoZacks: Analysts Expect PDF Solutions, Inc. (NASDAQ:PDFS) Will Post Earnings of $0.02 Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 11 at 8:56 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoPDF Solutions, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : PDFS-US : July 10, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - July 11 at 6:31 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoPDF Solutions, Inc. (PDFS) Given Consensus Rating of "Hold" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 10 at 11:14 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoPDF Solutions, Inc. (NASDAQ:PDFS) Rating Increased to Hold at BidaskClub
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 8 at 5:22 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to PDF Solutions, Inc. : June 29, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - June 30 at 3:25 AM
americanbankingnews.com logo$26.67 Million in Sales Expected for PDF Solutions, Inc. (PDFS) This Quarter
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 17 at 11:02 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoZacks: Brokerages Anticipate PDF Solutions, Inc. (PDFS) to Announce $0.02 EPS
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 15 at 8:04 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoInsider Selling: PDF Solutions, Inc. (PDFS) Director Sells 45,000 Shares of Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 13 at 7:52 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to PDF Solutions, Inc. : June 12, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - June 12 at 6:49 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoPDF Solutions, Inc. :PDFS-US: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2017 By the Numbers : May 29, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - June 5 at 12:19 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoPDF Solutions, Inc. (PDFS) Downgraded by ValuEngine to Sell
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 31 at 3:22 PM
americanbankingnews.com logo Brokerages Set $24.00 Target Price for PDF Solutions, Inc. (PDFS)
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 30 at 2:12 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoPDF Solutions, Inc. :PDFS-US: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2017 By the Numbers : May 29, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 29 at 6:10 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoPDF Solutions, Inc. (PDFS) Short Interest Up 35.4% in May
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 28 at 7:18 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoPDF Solutions, Inc. (PDFS) Director Sells $495,000.00 in Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 26 at 4:29 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoPDF Solutions, Inc. (PDFS) Director Lucio Lanza Sells 15,000 Shares
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 22 at 4:28 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoZacks: PDF Solutions, Inc. (PDFS) Given Average Rating of "Buy" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 15 at 9:26 AM
prnewswire.com logoAgiloft Ranks in Top Three on Capterra's Top Contract Management Software List
www.prnewswire.com - May 12 at 12:39 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoPDF Solutions, Inc. – Value Analysis (NASDAQ:PDFS) : May 2, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 3 at 7:53 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoPDF Solutions, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : PDFS-US : May 1, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 1 at 11:46 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoSomewhat Favorable News Coverage Very Unlikely to Impact PDF Solutions (PDFS) Stock Price
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 29 at 9:57 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoPDF Solutions, Inc. (PDFS) Lowered to Market Perform at Northland Securities
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 29 at 2:40 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoPDF Solutions, Inc. (PDFS) Releases Earnings Results
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 29 at 1:24 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoPDF Solutions, Inc. (PDFS) Posts Quarterly Earnings Results, Misses Expectations By $0.12 EPS
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 29 at 1:17 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoPDF Solutions, Inc. (PDFS) Posts Quarterly Earnings Results, Misses Estimates By $0.12 EPS
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 29 at 1:17 AM
americanbankingnews.com logo PDF Solutions, Inc. (PDFS) Given $25.83 Consensus Price Target by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 28 at 12:26 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of PDFS earnings conference call or presentation 27-Apr-17 9:00pm GMT
finance.yahoo.com - April 28 at 8:29 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoPDF Solutions® Reports First Fiscal Quarter Results
finance.yahoo.com - April 27 at 7:37 PM
marketbeat.com logoPDF Solutions misses Street 1Q forecasts
marketbeat.com - April 27 at 5:17 PM
americanbankingnews.com logo$0.03 Earnings Per Share Expected for PDF Solutions, Inc. (PDFS) This Quarter
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 27 at 11:28 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoPDF Solutions (PDFS) Getting Positive Press Coverage, Analysis Finds
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 27 at 1:10 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoPDF Solutions (PDFS) Earning Somewhat Critical News Coverage, Study Shows
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 21 at 9:24 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoPDF Solutions® Announces First Fiscal Quarter 2017 Financial Results Release Date
finance.yahoo.com - April 21 at 7:00 PM
feeds.benzinga.com logoPDF Solutions® Announces First Fiscal Quarter 2017 Financial Results Release Date
feeds.benzinga.com - April 21 at 4:22 PM
businesswire.com logoEIZO Rugged Solutions Announces CUDA-Based Single-Slot 3U VPX GPGPU/SBC Solution for SWaP-Conscious Airborne-ISR Customers
www.businesswire.com - April 19 at 7:10 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoPDF Solutions (PDFS) Receives Media Sentiment Rating of 0.02
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 17 at 7:51 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoPDF Solutions (PDFS) Earns Media Impact Score of 0.05
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 14 at 7:34 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoPDF Solutions, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : PDFS-US : April 14, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - April 14 at 6:46 PM
americanbankingnews.com logo PDF Solutions, Inc. (PDFS) Given Average Rating of "Buy" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 13 at 3:08 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoPDF Solutions, Inc. (PDFS) Expected to Announce Quarterly Sales of $26.93 Million
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 8 at 10:35 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoZacks: PDF Solutions, Inc. (PDFS) Given Average Rating of "" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 27 at 11:49 AM

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